COVID-19 Resources

Trusted, clear and effective communication and engagement approaches are critical to ensure that fear, panic and rumours do not undermine COVID-19 responses. You can use the tools and resources in this section to incorporate CEA into your COVID-19 operations. All resources can be found in list format here.

26 April 2021

Covid-19: Community feedback report, Ukraine

Type:

Report

Organization:

Ukrainian Red Cross Society

This feedback collection aims to learn about the community’s perception and knowledge of COVID-19 in particular regions of Ukraine. Communities were asked to share the main observations, beliefs, questions or suggestions about COVID-19 which they hear in their communities.

  • Community feedback
  • Migration
  • Survey

19 April 2021

Survey on the migrant’s population information needs, regarding health issues (Covid-19)

Type:

Case Study

Organization:

Hellenic Red Cross

The aim of this survey is to understand people’s knowledge and perceptions around COVID-19, and use these to inform how the Hellenic Red Cross seeks to address migrants’ information needs around the virus.

  • Community feedback
  • Migrants
  • Perceptions
  • Survey
  • Vulnerable groups

12 April 2021

Results from a COVID-19 protection measures and vaccine perception survey

Type:

Report

Organization:

St. Vincent & the Grenadines Red Cross

As part of the COVID-19 and Dengue response actions, the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society conducted a perception survey to determine the perceptions of villagers regarding COVID-19 and vaccines.

  • Community feedback
  • Dengue
  • Perceptions
  • Survey
  • Vaccines

12 April 2021

St. Vincent & the Grenadines Red Cross: Stopping the spread of dengue by covering barrels

Type:

Case Study

Organization:

St. Vincent & the Grenadines Red Cross

In order to help curb the worst dengue outbreak in recent history, the St. Vincent and the Grendines Red Cross launched a campaign to control mosquito populations including the covering of rain barrels. Learn more about the project in this case study from their work. Available in English and Spanish.

  • Dengue
  • Disease
  • Spanish

18 March 2021

Rapid training package: How to ensure an inclusive and community-centered COVID-19 vaccines rollout

Type:

Training Material

Organization:

IFRC

This Rapid Training package is targeting CEA and PGI practitioners who are engaged in vaccine roll-out plans and want to replicate with their own local audience. The Training is divided into 2 days with a duration of 90 mins each.

  • COVID-19
  • Russian
  • Training
  • Vaccines

8 March 2021

Migrant workers amidst Covid-19: concerns of employment and education

Type:

Report

Organization:

IFRC, Thai Red Cross Society

A report on community feedback from migrant workers in Thailand. This feedback was captured as part the Thai Red Cross Society’s activities for enhancing community’s awareness on COVID-19 which seeks to find out migrant workers’ knowledge of COVID-19, enhance their awareness and address misinformation, rumours, and stigmatisation.

  • Community feedback
  • COVID-19
  • Migration
  • Thai
  • Vulnerable groups

8 March 2021

Community engagement and accountability in Covid-19 flash feedback

Type:

Report

Organization:

IFRC

Every two weeks, the IFRC Secretariat Community Engagement and Accountability team publishes the latest COVID-19 feedback and perception highlights, data trends and useful resources collected and published by National Societies, IFRC and others. Available in English and Spanish.

  • Community feedback
  • COVID-19
  • Feedback
  • Perceptions
  • Spanish

4 March 2021

The debunking handbook

Type:

Handbook

A handbook on how to prevent and debunk misinformation. Available in multiple languages.

  • Bosnian
  • COVID-19
  • Czech
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portugese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Swedish
  • Turkish

4 March 2021

Knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) assessment on Covid-19 (round 2)

Type:

Report

Organization:

IFRC, Toplum Merkezi, Turkish Red Crescent

This report captures the second round of findings from a KAP assessment carried out by the Turkish Red Crescent Society. The findings of the assessment are intended to inform an understanding of community perceptions of, and knowledge about, COVID-19 and, in turn, shape risk communication, behaviour change and community engagement activities.

  • Assessments
  • Community feedback
  • COVID-19
  • KAP
  • Migration
  • Perceptions

22 February 2021

Community feedback report (Turkey)

Type:

Report

Organization:

IFRC, Turkish Red Crescent

A community feedback report capturing complaints, questions, feedback and rumours collected as part of the IFRC supported COVID-19 response project targeting refugees and host population in Turkey under the Community Based Migration Programme. Previous additions can be found under ‘related resources’.

  • Community feedback
  • Complaints
  • COVID-19
  • Epidemics
  • Feedback
  • Refugees
  • Rumours
  • Turkish
  • Vulnerable groups

17 February 2021

Community needs, perceptions and demand: community assessment tool

Type:

Tool

Organization:

WHO

A tool that can be used by countries to rapidly assess and respond to community health needs and perceptions around access and effective use of essential health services during the COVID-19 outbreak.

  • Assessments
  • Community feedback
  • Community work
  • COVID-19
  • Epidemics
  • Feedback
  • Perceptions

17 February 2021

Generating acceptance and demand for COVID-19 vaccines

Type:

Tool

Organization:

WHO

This package of guidance and tools supports the design and evaluation of strategies to generate acceptance and demand for COVID-19 vaccines. These tools offer practical guidance on a range of technical areas – from overall demand planning to gathering and using local behavioural/social data, to specific strategies for community engagement, as well as managing misinformation.

  • Community feedback
  • COVID-19
  • Epidemics
  • Vaccines